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Behavioral Health Clinician, LCSW - PT or FT

Central City Concern, Portland, OR. 97209

Job - Health

Close Date: 08/31/2019

Central City Concern is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide comprehensive solutions to ending homelessness and achieving self-sufficiency. CCC provides many services, such as addiction treatment, employment, housing, mental health, primary care, and other related culturally specific services, to a diverse population. As an agency deeply rooted in recovery, part of our policy and commitment to a drug and alcohol-free workplace includes post-offer, pre-employment drug screens

TITLE: Behavioral Health Clinician
DEPARTMENT: Old Town Clinic
SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday with the flexibility to work full time or part time.

SUMMARY: The Behavioral Health Clinician provides a variety of urgent and ongoing behavioral health services for patients of Old Town Clinic. The Specialist works on a primary care team and is responsible for:
1) Providing evidenced-based short term psychotherapy interventions including depression problem-solving therapy for patients with various psychosocial stressors.
2) Providing behavioral health group interventions for patients.
3) Providing crisis intervention services.

1. Master’s degree in social work and license in the State of Oregon as a Licensed Clinical Social
Worker or graduate degree in psychology and licensed in the State of Oregon as a Health Care
2. Minimum one year clinical experience in relevant setting.
3. Experience with depression and depression treatment, as well as prior exposure to brief,
structured counseling techniques (eg. CBT or PST) preferred.
4. Must have the physical ability to walk, bend, stoop, twist, kneel, reach, squat, pull and lift up to
25 lbs., climb stairs several times a day and stand for long periods of time.
5. Must meet CCC privileging requirements as required by FTCA.
6. Must have current CPR certification or must be able to obtain in one month.
7. If a recovering chemically dependent person, must be in a program of recovery and able to
provide demonstration of sobriety of a minimum of two years.
8. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, TB Test, and background check. This includes
clearance by the DHS Background Check Unit.
9. Must adhere to agency’s non-discrimination policies.
10. Ability to effectively interact with co-workers and clients with diverse ethnic backgrounds,
religious views, political affiliation, cultural backgrounds, life-styles and sexual orientations, and
treat individuals with respect and dignity.

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Central City Concern is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, gender, protected veteran's status, disability, or any other protected class. Applicants seeking reasonable accommodation can contact the Human Resources department at 503-294-1681.

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